Bionic hands for children may soon be available on the NHS as the world’s first clinical trial of a new type of prosthesis begins this week.
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Aimee Mullins was born without fibular bones, and had both of her legs amputated below the knee when she was an infant. She learned to walk on prosthetics, then to run, competing at the national and international level as a champion sprinter, and setting world records at the 1996 Paralympics in Atlanta.
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